CHICAGO – Despite falling vehicle sales, non-existent profits, potential plant closings and layoffs, the Chicago Auto Show will add 100,000 sq.-ft. (9,290 sq.-m) of exhibit space next year. The show was squeezed into 680,000 sq.-ft. (63,172 sq.-m) of space when held in Lakeside Center. It expanded to 840,000 sq.-ft. (78,036 sq.-m) when it moved to McCormick Place South in 1997 and to 1.2 million sq.-ft. (111,480 sq.-m) by stretching out into the North Hall this year. Chrysler test ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Chicago Auto Show to Stretch Again" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.